Arenaria serpyllifolia subsp. leptoclados

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaCaryophyllaceaeArenariaArenaria serpyllifolia subsp. leptoclados


A winter- or rarely summer-annual of dry, open sites in similar habitats to those of subsp. serpyllifolia and sometimes growing with it. However, there may be a stronger preference for cultivated and waste ground, old walls and quarries (Grose, 1957). It is also found in bare places in calcareous grassland, on roadsides and railway tracks. 0?500 m (Teesdale, N.W. Yorks.).



World Distribution

Eurosiberian Southern-temperate element, with a more southerly distribution than subsp. serpyllifolia.

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